strike-a-light

strike-a-light
\\ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ noun
: a device consisting of or including a piece of flint to be struck by steel or pyrites in order to obtain sparks

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strike-a-light «STRYK uh LYT», noun.
a piece of trimmed flint used with pyrites or steel for producing fire from the sparks: »

Strike-a-lights have often appeared among prehistoric findings.


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